Population of United States by State




What is the population of United States?


The current population of the entire country was estimated at nearly 327 million in 2018, with no sign of stopping any time soon.

Here's a list of all 50 states, along with each state's estimated total population, and each state's population density.

Population density is defined as the average number of people per square mile.

The image above is a 3-D map/graph depicting population densities in parts of the U.S.

As you can see, much of America's population is concentrated in the northeast (Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island), and in the Chicago area

The statistics shown below are estimates based on recent data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Scroll down for a list of states, with each state's estimated population in 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016, as well as the population density for each state in 2016. 

Scroll further down to see the estimated entire population of United States for recent years. 





Population of United States


STATE        2016                2013               2010              2007                Density

AL           4,863,300        4,833,722      4,779,736    4,627,851         94.7

AK             741,894           735,132         710,231       683,478           1.3

AZ          6,931,071         6,626,624     6,392,017     6,338,755         57.0

AR          2,988,248         2,959,373     2,915,918     2,834,797         56.4

CA        39,250,017       38,332,521    37,253,956   36,553,215       240.0

CO          5,540,545        5,268,367      5,029,196     4,861,515         52.0

CT           3,576,452        3,596,080      3,574,097    3,502,302       739.0

DE             952,065           925,749         897,934       864,764       469.0

FL          20,612,439      19,552,860    18,801,310  18,251,243       384.3

GA         10,310,371        9,992,167      9,687,653    9,544,750      165.0

HI            1,428,557       1,404,054      1,360,301    1,283,388       214.0

ID            1,683,140       1,612,136      1,567,582    1,499,402         20.1

IL           12,801,539     12,882,135     12,830,632  12,852,548      232.0

IN            6,633,053       6,570,902       6,483,802    6,345,289      182.0

IA            3,134,693       3,090,416       3,046,355    2,988,046        54.8

KS           2,907,289        2,893,957       2,853,118    2,775,997        35.1

KY           4,436,974        4,395,295       4,339,367    4,241,474      110.0

LA           4,681,666        4,625,470       4,533,372    4,293,204        93.6



ME           1,331,479       1,328,302      1,328,361     1,317,207        43.0

MD           6,016,447       5,928,814      5,773,552     5,618,344      596.0

MA           6,811,779       6,692,824      6,547,629     6,449,755      840.0

MI            9,928,300       9,895,622      9,883,640   10,071,822      174.0

MN           5,519,952       5,420,380      5,303,925     5,197,621        61.8

MS           2,988,726       2,991,207      2,967,297     2,918,785        63.5

MO           6,093,000       6,044,171      5,988,927     5,878,415        87.1

MT           1,042,520       1,015,165          989,415       957,861          7.1

NE           1,907,116       1,868,516       1,826,341    1,774,571         24.6

NV           2,940,058       2,790,136       2,700,551    2,565,382         26.8

NH           1,334,795       1,323,459      1,316,470     1,315,828       147.0

NJ            8,944,469       8,899,339      8,791,894     8,685,920     1,210.1

NM           2,081,015       2,085,287      2,059,179     1,969,915          17.2

NY          19,745,289     19,651,127     19,378,102   19,297,729        416.4

NC          10,146,788       9,848,060      9,535,483     9,061,032       212.2

ND              757,952          723,393         672,591        639,715         11.7

OH         11,614,373      11,570,808    11,536,504   11,466,917       282.0

OK           3,923,561        3,850,568     3,751,351     3,617,316         55.2

OR           4,093,465        3,930,065     3,831,074     3,747,455         39.9

PA          12,784,227      12,773,801   12,702,379   12,432,792       284.0

RI            1,056,426        1,051,511     1,052,567     1,057,832    1,006.0

SC           4,961,119        4,774,839     4,625,364     4,407,709      155.0

SD              865,454          844,877        814,180        796,214        11.1

TN           6,651,194        6,495,978     6,346,105     6,156,719      157.8

TX         27,862,596      26,448,193    25,145,561   23,904,380      103.7

UT           3,051,217       2,900,872      2,763,885     2,645,330        37.1

VT              624,594          626,630         625,741        621,254       67.7

VA           8,411,808       8,260,405      8,001,024      7,712,091     206.7

WA          7,288,000       6,971,406      6,724,540      6,468,424     103.0

WV          1,831,102       1,854,304      1,852,994      1,812,035       77.1

WI           5,778,708       5,742,713      5,686,986      5,601,640     105.0

WY             585,501          582,658         563,626         522,830         6.0



Total Population of United States:

Population of United States in 2018: 326,766,748 (estimate)

Population of United States in 2013: 315,000,000 (rounded off) 

Population of United States in 2010: 308,745,538 (census report)

Population of United States in 2007: 301,621,157 (estimate) 



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